Staff Accountant

Company: Accountemps ( Learn More )

General Information
US-CA-Long Beach
$18.21 - $21.09 /Hour
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Job Description Ref ID:00080-0010400248

Classification:Accountant - Staff

Compensation:$18.21 to $21.09 per hour

Accountemps has partnered with an esteemed organization in the Non-Profit industry to find a Staff Accountant to join their dynamic team. As a Staff Accountant, you will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation. When it's time for the monthly close, you'll be responsible for various aspects of internal reporting. Additionally, you'll be participating in compliance, reviewing schedules for the reporting processes, and staying connected with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits. This position involves a good deal of time spent on producing Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets. This Long Beach, California based company is offering a long term temporary-to-fulltime opportunity that is multi-faceted and challenging in nature. It's a thriving environment where effort is rewarded. Key responsibilities - Participate in various department-wide initiatives - Keep up fixed asset ledger, depreciation, and reconciliation - Ready complex journal entries and account reconciliations including but not limited to cash, prepaid expenses and payroll - Create monthly statement analysis to be used for management reportings - Execute month end close, journal entries, with little supervision - Ad-hoc reporting and special projects, as needed - Support capital lease and monthly payment schedules - Aid in implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under SOX and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP - Play a role in the month end, quarter end and year end closing process including monthly financial close workbook preparation - Commentate on a wide variety of financial data and communicate it in a useful and understandable manner
Job Requirements- Recent and relevant accounting experience - Strong organizational, written and verbal communication skills required - Experience with ERP systems - BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics - Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines - Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills - Be detailed, flexible, and organized - Proficiency in accounts payable - Accounts receivable aging experience highly desired - Proven knowledge of general ledger - Oracle experience - Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel - Foundational knowledge in accounts receivable - Competent with spreadsheets and databases - Strong analytical skills, accuracy and attention to detail - Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity - Spreadsheet and database capabilities If you are interested in this position please send resumes to: [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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